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ice age

noun

: a time in the distant past when a large part of the world was covered with ice

Full Definition of ICE AGE

1
:  a time of widespread glaciation
2
capitalized I&A :  the Pleistocene glacial epoch
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Examples of ICE AGE

  1. changes that occurred during the last ice age

First Known Use of ICE AGE

1855
ICE AGE Defined for Kids

ice age

noun

Definition of ICE AGE for Kids

:  a period of time during which much of the earth is covered with glaciers

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